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Nii Kwaku Sowa

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First Name:Nii
Middle Name:Kwaku
Last Name:Sowa
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RePEc Short-ID:pso210
P.O. Box KA16112 Airport, Accra GHANA

Affiliation

(50%) African Economic Research Consortium

Nairobi, Kenya
http://www.aercafrica.org/
RePEc:edi:aerccke (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Economics Department
University of Ghana

Legon, Ghana
http://www.ug.edu.gh/index1.php?linkid=185&sublinkid=41&subsublinkid=49
RePEc:edi:edughgh (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Sowa, N.K., 1996. "Policy Consistency and Inflation in Ghana," Papers 43, African Economic Research Consortium.
  2. Nii K. Sowa & John K Kwakye & Asaf Adebua, 1993. "Inflationary Trends and control in Ghana," Working Papers 22, African Economic Research Consortium, Research Department.

Articles

  1. Nii K. Sowa & Ivy K. Acquaye, 1999. "Financial and foreign exchange markets liberalization in Ghana," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(3), pages 385-409.
  2. Roe, Alan R & Sowa, Nii K, 1997. "From Direct to Indirect Monetary Control in Sub-Saharan Africa," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 6(1), pages 212-264, March.
  3. Christopher Adam & Benno Ndulu & Nii Sowa, 1996. "Liberalisation and Seigniorage revenue in Kenya, Ghana and Tanzania," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(4), pages 531-553.
  4. Sowa, Nii Kwaku, 1994. "Fiscal deficits, output growth and inflation targets in Ghana," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 22(8), pages 1105-1117, August.

Chapters

  1. Nii Kwaku Sowa & Philip Abradu-Otoo, 2009. "Inflation Management and Monetary Policy Formulation in Ghana," Chapters, in: Gill Hammond & Ravi Kanbur & Eswar Prasad (ed.), Monetary Policy Frameworks for Emerging Markets, chapter 16, Edward Elgar Publishing.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Sowa, N.K., 1996. "Policy Consistency and Inflation in Ghana," Papers 43, African Economic Research Consortium.

    Cited by:

    1. Joseph Magnus Frimpong & Eric Fosu Oteng-Abayie, 2010. "When is Inflation Harmful? Estimating the Threshold Effect for Ghana," American Journal of Economics and Business Administration, Science Publications, vol. 2(3), pages 232-239, September.

  2. Nii K. Sowa & John K Kwakye & Asaf Adebua, 1993. "Inflationary Trends and control in Ghana," Working Papers 22, African Economic Research Consortium, Research Department.

    Cited by:

    1. Carlos Barros & Luis Gil-Alana, 2012. "Inflation forecasting in Angola: a fractional approach," CEsA Working Papers 103, CEsA - Centre for African and Development Studies.
    2. Hector Carcel & Luis A. Gil-Alana, 2018. "Inflation analysis in the Central American Monetary Council," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 54(2), pages 547-565, March.
    3. Francis Gyebi & Godfried K. Boafo, 2013. "Macroeconomic Determinants Of Inflation In Ghana From 1990 €“ 2009," International Journal of Business and Social Research, LAR Center Press, vol. 3(6), pages 81-93, June.
    4. Oa Akinboade & Ew Niedermeier & Fk Siebrits, 2002. "The Dynamics of Inflation in South Africa: Implications for Policy*(1)," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 70(3), pages 213-223, March.
    5. Kisu Simwaka, 2004. "Dynamics of inflationary processes in Malawi," Macroeconomics 0407016, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    6. Asafo, Shuffield Seyram, 2019. "Exchange Rate Pass-through to Prices : Bayesian VAR Evidence for Ghana," MPRA Paper 92967, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    7. Dejene Mamo Bekana, 2016. "What Causes Inflation in a Post Communist Economy? Evidence from Ethiopia," Romanian Economic Journal, Department of International Business and Economics from the Academy of Economic Studies Bucharest, vol. 19(61), pages 3-46, September.
    8. Abeti, Wilson, 2020. "The State of Ghana's Economy: A Comparative Analysis," MPRA Paper 102131, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    9. Philip Kofi Adom & William Bekoe & George Quartey & Kwaku Amakye & Charles Barnor, 2016. "Impact of Market-based Policies and External Fiscal Discipline on Ghana's Inflation," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 20(4), pages 794-816, November.
    10. Carlos Barros & Guglielmo Maria Caporale & Luis Gil-Alana, 2014. "Long Memory in Angolan Macroeconomic Series: Mean Reversion versus Explosive Behaviour," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 26(1), pages 59-73.
    11. Nwaobi, Godwin C, 2009. "Inflation,Unemployment and Nigerian Families: An empirical investigation," MPRA Paper 14596, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    12. Williams Ohemeng & Elvis Kwame Agyapong & Kenneth Ofori-Boateng, 2021. "Exchange rate and inflation dynamics: does the month or quarter of the year matter?," SN Business & Economics, Springer, vol. 1(6), pages 1-24, June.
    13. Sanusi, Aliyu Rafindadi, 2010. "Exchange rate pass-through to consumer prices in Ghana: Evidence from structural vector auto-regression," MPRA Paper 29491, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    14. Menji, Sisay, 2008. "Determinants of Recent Inflation in Ethiopia," MPRA Paper 29668, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Articles

  1. Nii K. Sowa & Ivy K. Acquaye, 1999. "Financial and foreign exchange markets liberalization in Ghana," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(3), pages 385-409.

    Cited by:

    1. Aimola Akingbade Urungbodi & Odhiambo Nicholas M., 2018. "The Dynamics of Public and Private Debt in Ghana," Studia Universitatis „Vasile Goldis” Arad – Economics Series, Sciendo, vol. 28(4), pages 24-44, December.
    2. Adenutsi, Deodat E., 2010. "Financial development, bank savings mobilization and economic performance in Ghana: evidence from a multivariate structural VAR," MPRA Paper 29571, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    3. John Serieux, 2008. "Financial Liberalization and Domestic Resource Mobilization in Africa: an Assessment," Working Papers 45, International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth.
    4. Philip Kofi Adom & William Bekoe & George Quartey & Kwaku Amakye & Charles Barnor, 2016. "Impact of Market-based Policies and External Fiscal Discipline on Ghana's Inflation," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 20(4), pages 794-816, November.
    5. Mr. Christopher Otrok & Romain Houssa & Jolan Mohimont, 2015. "The Sources of Business Cycles in a Low Income Country," IMF Working Papers 2015/040, International Monetary Fund.
    6. James Heintz & Gerald Epstein, 2006. "Monetary Policy and Financial Sector Reform For Employment Creation and Poverty Reduction in Ghana," Working Papers wp113, Political Economy Research Institute, University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
    7. Erasmus L. Owusu & Nicholas M. Odhiambo, 2015. "Financial Sector Reforms and Economic Growth in Ghana: a Dynamic ARDL Model," Contemporary Economics, University of Economics and Human Sciences in Warsaw., vol. 9(2), June.
    8. Akorli, Edem, 2017. "The Effects of Exchange Rates on Trade Balance in Ghana," MPRA Paper 88833, University Library of Munich, Germany.

  2. Roe, Alan R & Sowa, Nii K, 1997. "From Direct to Indirect Monetary Control in Sub-Saharan Africa," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 6(1), pages 212-264, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Mallaye, Douzounet, 2009. "Reformes Monétaires Et Croissance Économique En Zone Cemac [Monetary Reforms And Economic Growth In Cemac Zone]," MPRA Paper 19621, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Nii K. Sowa & Ivy K. Acquaye, 1999. "Financial and foreign exchange markets liberalization in Ghana," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(3), pages 385-409.
    3. Peter Montiel & Christopher Adam & Wilfred Mbowe & Stephen O’Connell, 2012. "Financial Architecture and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism in Tanzania," CSAE Working Paper Series 2012-03, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
    4. Edward F. Buffie, 2003. "Tight Money, Real Interest Rates, and Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 50(1), pages 1-6.

  3. Christopher Adam & Benno Ndulu & Nii Sowa, 1996. "Liberalisation and Seigniorage revenue in Kenya, Ghana and Tanzania," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(4), pages 531-553.

    Cited by:

    1. Prof.Dr. Cevat GERNI & Doc.Dr. O. Selcuk EMSEN & Dr. M. Kemal DEGER, 2005. "Erken Uyari Sistemlerý Yoluyla Turkiye’Deki Ekonomik Krizlerin Analizi," Istanbul University Econometrics and Statistics e-Journal, Department of Econometrics, Faculty of Economics, Istanbul University, vol. 2(1), pages 39-62, November.
    2. Benno J. Ndulu & Stephen A. O'Connell, 1999. "Governance and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 13(3), pages 41-66, Summer.
    3. Xavier Debrun & Paul Masson & Catherine Pattillo, 2005. "Monetary union in West Africa: who might gain, who might lose, and why?," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 38(2), pages 454-481, May.
    4. Mete Feridun, 2005. "Impact of Monetary Policy on Economic Instability in Turkey (1983 - 2003)," Prague Economic Papers, Prague University of Economics and Business, vol. 2005(2), pages 171-179.
    5. Michaël GOUJON & Sylviane GUILLAUMONT JEANNENEY & Christopher ADAM, 2002. "Currency substitution and the transactions demand for money in Vietnam," Working Papers 200228, CERDI.
    6. Paul Masson & Catherine Pattillo, 2002. "Monetary Union in West Africa: An Agency of Restraint for Fiscal Policies?," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 11(3), pages 387-412, September.
    7. Christopher Adam & Michael Goujon & Sylviane Guillaumont Jeanneney, 2004. "The transactions demand for money in the presence of currency substitution: evidence from Vietnam," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(13), pages 1461-1470.
    8. Agbonyitor, Albert D. K., 1998. "Development expenditures and the local financing constraint," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1907, The World Bank.
    9. Nii K. Sowa & Ivy K. Acquaye, 1999. "Financial and foreign exchange markets liberalization in Ghana," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(3), pages 385-409.
    10. Kaufmann, Daniel & O'Connell, Stephen A., 1999. "The macroeconomics of delayed exchange-rate unification : theory and evidence from Tanzania," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2060, The World Bank.
    11. Michaël GOUJON & Sylviane GUILLAUMONT JEANNENEY & Christopher ADAM, 2003. "Currency substitution and the transactions demand for money," Working Papers 200304, CERDI.
    12. Levent, Korap, 2006. "Seigniorage revenue and Turkish economy," MPRA Paper 20106, University Library of Munich, Germany.

  4. Sowa, Nii Kwaku, 1994. "Fiscal deficits, output growth and inflation targets in Ghana," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 22(8), pages 1105-1117, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Musa Sannoh & Momodou Mustapha Fanneh, 2022. "Does the Mode of Financing the Budget deficit Matter for Inflation? The Case of the Gambia," Technium Social Sciences Journal, Technium Science, vol. 31(1), pages 362-370, May.
    2. Ameyaw, Samuel Donyina, 2004. "A Small Macroeconometric Model of Trade and Inflation in Ghana," Economic Research Papers 269590, University of Warwick - Department of Economics.
    3. Teshale D. BEDADA & Wondaferahu M. DEMISSIE & Endeg T. WOLDE, 2020. "Determinants of Inflationary Experience in Ethiopia," Journal of Economics and Financial Analysis, Tripal Publishing House, vol. 4(1), pages 15-54.
    4. Donyina-Ameyaw, Samuel, 2004. "A Small Macroeconmetric Model Of Trade And Inflation In Ghana," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 696, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.
    5. Philip Kofi Adom & William Bekoe & George Quartey & Kwaku Amakye & Charles Barnor, 2016. "Impact of Market-based Policies and External Fiscal Discipline on Ghana's Inflation," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 20(4), pages 794-816, November.
    6. Musa Sannoh & Momodou Mustapha Fanneh, 2022. "Does the Mode of Financing the Budget deficit Matter for Inflation? The Case of the Gambia," TechHub Journal, TechHub Research, vol. 31(1), pages 362-370, May.
    7. Hemantha K.J. Ekanayake, 2012. "The Link Between Fiscal Deficit and Inflation: Do public sector wages matter?," ASARC Working Papers 2012-14, The Australian National University, Australia South Asia Research Centre.
    8. Mr. Jean-Claude Nachega, 2005. "Fiscal Dominance and Inflation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo," IMF Working Papers 2005/221, International Monetary Fund.
    9. Ignacio Lozano, 2008. "Budget Deficit, Money Growth and Inflation: Evidence from the Colombian Case," BORRADORES DE ECONOMIA 005127, BANCO DE LA REPÚBLICA.
    10. Savvides, Andreas, 1998. "Inflation and monetary policy in selected West and Central African countries," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 26(5), pages 809-827, May.
    11. Kannapiran, Chinna A., 2001. "Macroeconomic impacts of export commodity price subsidy in Papua New Guinea," Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 45(3), pages 1-22.
    12. Yaya Keho, 2016. "Budget deficits, money supply and price level in West Africa," Journal of Economic and Financial Studies (JEFS), LAR Center Press, vol. 4(5), pages 1-8, October.
    13. Sanusi, Aliyu Rafindadi, 2010. "Lessons from the foreign exchange market reforms in Ghana: 1983-2006," MPRA Paper 29502, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Chapters

  1. Nii Kwaku Sowa & Philip Abradu-Otoo, 2009. "Inflation Management and Monetary Policy Formulation in Ghana," Chapters, in: Gill Hammond & Ravi Kanbur & Eswar Prasad (ed.), Monetary Policy Frameworks for Emerging Markets, chapter 16, Edward Elgar Publishing.

    Cited by:

    1. Junankar, Pramod N. (Raja), 2019. "Monetary Policy, Growth and Employment in Developing Areas: A Review of the Literature," IZA Discussion Papers 12197, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

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